Printmaker David Wischer will visit campus on April 12-14
MURRAY, Ky. — The Office of Art & Structure at Murray Point out College is happy to host David
Wischer as the Patricia L. Summerville Artist in Printmaking on April 12-14. Wischer
will also existing an artist’s converse on Wednesday, April 13 at 12:30 p.m. in Place 631
of the Price tag Doyle Fine Arts Constructing on the Murray Point out campus.
While at Murray Point out, Wischer will also produce an edition of his get the job done with the advanced
printmaking class. The workshop will be held at the Good Arts Developing in Home 1006,
the screenprinting area, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 12, 13 and 14. All situations
are free and open to the public.
David Wischer was born in Henderson, Kentucky. He been given his Bachelor of Great Arts
in Graphic Structure from Northern Kentucky University and his Grasp of Great Arts in
High-quality Art from Purdue College. Wischer is at this time an Assistant Professor of Digital
and Print Media at the University of Kentucky. His do the job has been exhibited at the
Middle for E-book Arts in New York, the Four Rivers Print Biennial at Southern Illinois
College and International Print Center New York.
Wischer reported his work is closely influenced by his personal each day observations of
the absurd, and social media, the online, tv, recent functions, electronic communication
and know-how are continual sources of inspiration for him.
“As human beings, we deal with funds complications, noisy neighbors, unruly animals and all of the
other issues that make up our frantic and unpredictable day by day life,” claimed Wischer.
“I use the senselessness of daily existence as a basis for a humorous dialogue with
the viewer. Through my use of printmaking, animation, set up, collage and electronic
artwork, I meld topical humor, social commentary, nostalgia, and parody in my do the job, which
functions as an within joke for a era of grownups who grew up absorbing their
know-how through television and the world wide web.”
The Patricia L. Summerville Lecture Sequence is manufactured attainable as a result of an endowment to
the Department of Artwork and Style from Patricia Summerville, who graduated from Murray
State College in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science in Education and learning following attending the
university for only three several years. She then earned 3 further levels, like
a Learn of Science in Schooling with a big in supervision in 1976 from the University
of Akron a Master of Health care Administration, with a main in Medical center Administration
in 1982 from Xavier College and the Juris Physician from Chase College or university of Law at
Northern Kentucky University in 1994. She was admitted to the bar the pursuing yr.
Summerville’s occupation involved instructing artwork for six several years, serving as an administrator
for hospitals and health care amenities for twenty years, and practicing legislation for 5
years prior to retiring in 2003. She handed absent in February 2022.
For much more info about the Patricia L. Summerville Lecture Series or the Department
of Artwork & Design and style, take a look at murraystate.edu/artwork. For extra about Wischer’s artwork, exhibitions and operate, be sure to go to davidwischer.com.